Zhiyuan Yang

Zhiyuan Yang Overview

Investor Type Angel
Status Active
Professionals 1
Professionals
Investments 78
Portfolio 41
Exits 24
Exits

Zhiyuan Yang General Information

Description

Mr. Zhiyuan Yang served as Independent Director at Alibaba Group. He is a Chairman of Investment Committee and Member of Compensation Committee at Workday. Mr. Zhiyuan Yang serves as Founding Partner at AME Cloud Ventures. Mr. Yang also serves as Venture Advisor at Neotribe Ventures. He serves as Investor of BirdEye. He serves as an Advisor at SignalFire. He also served as Advisor at Radius Intelligence. He is the Founding Partner at AME Cloud Ventures. He serves as Board Observer and Senior Advisor at Didi Kuaidi. Since March 2012, he has worked with and invests in technology entrepreneurs as the founding partner of AME Cloud Ventures, his innovation investment firm. He is also a co-founder of Yahoo! Inc., where he served as a director from March 1995 to January 2012, and as Chief Executive Officer from June 2007 to January 2009. He also led Yahoo!'s investments in Yahoo Japan and Alibaba Group Holding Limited, and he is a currently a director of Alibaba Group, where he has served on the board from October 2005 to January 2012 and from September 2014 to the present. He is also a director of Lenovo, Inc. where he has served on the board since November 2014. From July 2000 to November 2012, he was a member of Cisco Systems, Inc.'s Board of Directors, and he was a director of Yahoo! Japan from January 1996 to January 2012. He also is a director of various private companies and foundations. He received a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, where he served as Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees from June 2005 until September 2016. He is also an Angel Investor. He serves as Board Member at Docker.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • United States

Zhiyuan Yang Investments (78)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Remrise 20-Nov-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Pharmaceuticals Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000000000 07-Aug-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
00000000 01-Aug-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000000000 29-May-2019 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
00000 27-Nov-2018 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
00000000 23-Oct-2018 00000 00000 00000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000 000000000000 25-Sep-2018 00000 00000 000 Database Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
0000 04-Jun-2018 00000 00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
Terminal (Human Capital Services) 22-May-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
Team SoloMid 12-Feb-2018 Later Stage VC 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000
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Zhiyuan Yang Exits (24)

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Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
DeepScale 01-Oct-2019 Merger/Acquisition
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0000 00000 0000000 18-Apr-2019 000 00000
00000 01-Apr-2019 0000000000: 000000
0000 04-Mar-2019 000000000000000000
0000000 28-Jan-2019 000 00 00000000
0000 00000000 16-Aug-2018 000000000000000000
00000000 0000 02-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 00000
Rakuten Ready 08-Jun-2018 Merger/Acquisition
DocuSign 27-Apr-2018 IPO 00000

Zhiyuan Yang Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Zhiyuan Yang Angel Investor 00 0 Los Altos Hills, CA